Sean O'Hearn, PhD.

The Mower Central Research Laboratory at Sinai Hospital

Sean O'Hearn, PhD.

Dr. O’Hearn earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biochemistry and molecular biology from the Pennsylvania State University and his PhD in biological chemistry from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He is a published researcher with an emphasis on metabolism, mitochondria genetics, and bioenergetics. He brings twenty years experience in bacterial, Archaeal, and mammalian cell culture as well as extensive practice isolating, culturing, and characterizing hematopoietic, Mesenchymal, adult and human embryonic stem cells. He is well versed in high-throughput proteomic analysis, flow cytometry, immunofluorescence labeling for imaging and DNA sequencing.

Before being invited to become Principal Scientist at the Central Research lab, Sean was with the Division of Surgical Research at Sinai Hospital and a Research Fellow for the George E. Hewitt Foundation for Medical Research at the Center for Molecular & Mitochondrial Medicine and Genetics (CLIA certified), University of California, Irvine. He loves talking to anyone about research.

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